Salvation Army of Allentown - Allentown, PA

Contact information

144 North Eighth Street
Allentown, PA 18101
: Phone: 610-432-8949

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Description: The Salvation Army, an international evangelical organization, provides services to residents of Lehigh County.

Services Include:
Intake and transportation to the Salvation Army Rehabilitation Center for drug/alcohol addictions. Individuals must be substance free for 72 hours. Income guidelines. No fees.

Food Pantry distributes food to any Lehigh Valley resident. Must sign a declaration of need. Open Mon, Tue, Thu and Fri, 8:30am -12pm and 1pm-4pm. Open Wed 8:30am-12pm. Appointments preferred.

Prescription assistance can be provided once a year for life sustaining medication. $50 maximum. Must meet income guidelines.

Accepts gift/toy donations from Toys for Tots, Angel Trees and individual donors. Distributes items to families at Christmas. Must meet income guidelines. Apply for program in October - call office for dates.

Transitional Housing program is a 2 year program for women with children who are furthering their education. Call the office for application.

Administers UGI's CAP and Operation Share programs. Applicants must meet income guidelines and are not eligible if they are already disconnected.

Senior program distributes monthly supplemental food packages to low income adults over 60. On pick-up day, a hot meal and program is provided. All seniors, regardless of income, can come in for the monthly meal and program.

Do you have items to donate? Contact Salvation Army of Allentown at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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Do you have items to donate? Contact Salvation Army of Allentown at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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